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Museo Donizettiano

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Very small museum

Visited her while in Bergamo and we were disappointed with this museum about the life of Donizetti... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
Wexford, Ireland
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musical history museum

small musical history museum commemorating Gaetano Donizetti, XIX century composer of opera and... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
Giorgio Vincenz... B
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May 31, 2018
“Very small museum”
Oct 3, 2017
“musical history museum”
Alle spalle di Santa Maria Maggiore, percorrete la silenziosa via Arena per raggiungere la Domus Magna: qui, al primo piano, ha sede il Museo Donizettiano. La visita permette di conoscere la vita, l’opera e la personalità di Gaetano Donizetti...more
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Via Arena 9, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 247116
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited her while in Bergamo and we were disappointed with this museum about the life of Donizetti, there were very few artifacts and not much of real interest. Overall not something that would be going out of way to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

small musical history museum commemorating Gaetano Donizetti, XIX century composer of opera and other music site in a couple of rooms of of an historic palace sited the high town of Bergamo

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Giorgio Vincenz... B
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

A nice little museum devoted to Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti, a Bergamo born Italian composer. Personal articles are preserved along with original musical manuscripts. A must see if you are a student of music, and interesting enough even if you're not.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2016

The museum is very small and contains relatively few artifacts. However, you will get a good story about the life of the great composer Gaetano Donizetti. Worth a visit if you are interested to know more about how the cultural life in Bergamo was developing...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank LPekkala
Reviewed December 1, 2014

We came to Bergamo on the way to another city and stumbled upon the Museo Donizettiano. It's a gem, a second floor devoted to Donizetti and especially to his education under Simone Mayr. Curator Mrs Bartolotti and librarian Mr Capitano were very welcoming and informative....More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed January 10, 2012

Just for those who love Gaetano Donizetti and his music. Small museum but great atmosphere.

1  Thank gcazzer
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